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Konoba Batelina

#11 of 122 Restaurants in Pula
Certificate of Excellence
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Chimulje 25, Pula 52100, Croatia
+385 52 573 767
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So...it is simply perfect. When you are in Istria, this is the must be place. Just be sure that you have your reservation 3-4 days earlier...

Thank namaribo
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

nice and friendly atmosphere, good service, serving fresh fish (no meat!) and they are making delicious food

Thank Roman J
Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

We read excellent reviews about Batelina and were delighted to find we were staying right in the neighbourhood. A reservation is required but planning in advance is well worth the effort. Delicious seafood of all kinds. we were especially happy with the selection of appetizers which allowed us to taste new and interesting dishes. It was an elegant experience and... More 

Thank richardpdavidson
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

If you want to experience an authentic Croatian taverna, than this is the place to visit. Equipment is simple, typical Croatian taverna, with red and white tablecloth. The restaurant has a terrace surrounded by tall trees. Inside the restaurant, you will find a fireplace which heats up the restaurant. Food is prepared simply. The main ingredient is freshness. Fresh fish,... More 

Thank theshoeholic
Pula, Croatia
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28 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

I adore eating so as people were saying its a nice place I decided to go. But the first impression was horrible. The place is ugly (they could reconstruct it with the prices they have), the services was...well there was no service and the food we eat was fresh but nothing special. So huge price for the food that you... More 

2 Thank Sara B
Vienna, Austria
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

We came there with high expectation. And it was even better! The ease of a real Konoba combined with the artfulness of creating a tasteful variety of fish. A good reason for coming back to Istria.

Thank ou978
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We were lucky enough to get a table by booking only a couple of hours in advance but do note that this restaurant only serves customers with reservations and is cash only. Having said that, the food was absolutely amazing. There is no fixed menu but dishes are based on what is caught that day. The waiters give great suggestions... More 

1 Thank Christine G
Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Every dish was exquisite; the freshest most wonderful seafood I have ever had. Reservations are absolutely necessary as it is always busy. Don't go if you are not willing to eat seafood & lots of it! Three adults devoured the appetizer [we ordered it for two & it was plenty]; pasta & fresh fish. Washed it down with 3 bottles... More 

Thank LoyalFox
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

I have been there with my friend and we did liked that food they are offering but the portions are maybe a little too big and we couldnt eat even a half so my friend throw up and something was very discusting in all those food and the price is big for that offer but I dont wanna give this... More 

Thank Paula M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

This is the best seafood restaurant I have ever tried in my life. Period. And believe me, I have tried many of them. David Skoko, an iconic mastechef guarantees that all of you senses will be brought to maximum, from appertisers to desert. Truly genial choice of combinations, making wonders even out of ordinary or subordinary classes of fish, He... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Croatian, Soups
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chimulje 25, Pula 52100, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Istria  >  Pula
  • Phone Number: +385 52 573 767

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?